CWT-LTER Data Set Summary

Accession: 3034 CWT Research Theme: Water Quality and Quantity
Contributor: Chelcy Ford Miniat
Title: Watershed 27 daily stream discharge, Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, Otto, NC, 1946-2017
Abstract: Watershed 27 or Hard Luck Creek is a north-northeast facing reference catchment encompassing 96.5 acres (39ha) or .15080 sq. miles. The elevation ranges from 3380ft (1061m) at the weir to 4770ft (1454m). The average land slope is 54.7%, and the average channel slope is 33.2%. The channel is a total of 3894ft (1187m) long. Additional USDA Forest Service Data can be found at this link:
Key Words: Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, Coweeta LTER, hydrology, Macon County, North Carolina, Watershed 27
LTER Core Area: Inorganic Fluxes
CWT Themes: Water Quality and Quantity, Hydrology
Study Type: Coweeta LTER / USDA FS Long Term Monitoring
Study Period: 02-Nov-1946 to 31-Oct-2017
Site References:
WS27 -- Watershed 27, North Carolina, USA
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Data Table: 3034_1946_2017 (Watershed 27 daily stream discharge, 1946 to 2017, 25918)

Access: Public (released 03-Mar-2016)

Metadata: Text (ESA FLED), Basic EML, Complete EML

Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EML-described Text Format, Tab-delimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format

Column List:

Column Name Units Type Description (hide)
1 Watershed_ID none integer The Watershed ID within the Coweeta Basin assigned by the USDA Forest Service
2 Year YYYY integer The calendar year of the measurement
3 Month MM integer The calendar month of the measurement
4 Day DD integer The calendar day of the measurement
5 Min_flow csm floating-point minimum flow for 24 hour period; CSM (cubic feet per second per sq. mile)
6 Max_flow csm floating-point maximum flow for 24 hour period; CSM (cubic feet per second per sq. mile)
7 Mean_flow csm floating-point mean flow for 24 hour period; CSM (cubic feet per second per sq. mile)